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Plumbing Apprenticeship Level 2 at Lowestoft College

Course description

An Apprenticeship is a work-based learning programme for people aged 16 and over. It provides an excellent opportunity to combine both training in the workplace and in the College. Whilst on the programme, you will be working towards an NVQ (National Vocational Qualification), Technical Certificate and Functional Skills.

Course content

Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Plumbing and Heating

  • Understand and carry out safe working practices in building services engineering
  • Understand how to communicate with others within building services engineering
  • Understand how to apply environmental protection measures within BSE
  • Understand how to apply scientific principles within mechanical services engineering
  • Understand and carry out site preparation and pipework fabrication techniques for domestic plumbing and heating systems
  • Understand and apply domestic cold water system installation and maintenance techniques
  • Understand and apply domestic hot water system installation and maintenance techniques
  • Understand and apply domestic central heating system installation and maintenance techniques
  • Understand and apply domestic rainwater system installation and maintenance techniques
  • Understand and apply domestic above ground drainage system installation and maintenance techniques
  • Apply safe working practices in building services engineering working environment
  • Install and maintain domestic plumbing and heating systems
  • Install and maintain domestic heating systems

Future opportunities

Advanced Apprenticeship (AA) in Plumbing.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Lowestoft College directly.

Last updated date: 06 April 2016
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